Concerts


Toria Garbutt

Toria Garbutt is a spoken word artist from Knottingley - a former mining town in West Yorkshire. From as young as 9 she kept a diary, and wrote poetry in parallel by way of navigating an alternative path through the world.

Concerts


Dr. John Cooper Clarke

John Cooper Clarke shot to prominence in the 1970s as the original ‘people’s poet’.

Since then his career has spanned cultures, audiences,...

Henry Normal

Henry is a writer, poet, TV & Film producer, founder of the Manchester Poetry Festival (now the Literature festival) and co-founder of the...

Terry Christian

The Word is Terry Christian: First airing in August 1990, Channel 4’s The Word both revolutionised youth-oriented...

Mike Garry

Mike Garry was a librarian for 15 years before becoming a poet.

He began by reading his own poems to the hundreds of young people who...

Clare Ferguson-Walker

One woman's poetic narrative about a lifelong fascination with America, a not so secret dream to hit the big time and what happened when she...

Gretchen Peters

For two decades, Gretchen Peters has been one of Nashville's most beloved and respected artists. "If Peters never delivers another tune as...

Freya Beer

Originating from West London but now residing on the south coast, Freya Beer deftly mixes poetical lyrics with a...

Mary Chapin Carpenter

Mary Chapin Carpenter was part of a small movement of folk-influenced country singer/songwriters of the late '80s. Although many of these...